Area Obituaries

Dylan Kelly Stinson

ALEXANDRIA – Dylan Kelly Stinson, 22, of Alexandria, passed away Sunday from injuries received in an automobile accident. Funeral services are pending at Owens Funeral Home in Alexandria.

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Robert Glen Stevens

SUMMITVILLE – Robert Glen “Bob” Stevens, 78, entered eternal rest on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 from his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Feb. 6, 1942 in Dubuque, Iowa to Robert V. and Emma (Tulowitzky) Stevens. Bob was a graduate of Alexandria High School with the Class of 1960. He also…

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Joshua David Phelps

KOKOMO – Joshua David Phelps, 33 of Kokomo and formerly of Tipton County, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021 at his residence. He was born on June 28, 1987 in Indianapolis to David Barry Phelps and Sandra Ann Gutierrez. Josh worked at Fiat Chrysler America and was a member of the UAW 685.  He had previously…

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Dorothy M. Simms

ALEXANDRIA – Dorothy M. (Stevenson) “Dottie” Simms, 89, of Alexandria,  and formerly of Rossville,  died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021 at the Alexandria Care Center. Dottie graduated from Rossville High School in 1949.  She sang many solos at school functions and at weddings.  Being a baton twirler with the high school band was great fun for…

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Rosemary Ann Haines

NORTH MANCHESTER – Rosemary Ann Haines, 91, of North Manchester, Ind., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021. Born Nov. 25, 1929 in Elwood, Ind., Rosemary was the daughter of the late Warren and Blanche Poole. Rosemary is survived by Jerry Haines, her husband of 64 years; a son, Jeffery (Vicki) Haines, of Fort Wayne,…

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Jimmy Richard Foley

ALEXANDRIA – Jimmy Richard Foley of Alexandria died on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at Community Hospital, Anderson after an extended illness. Jimmy was born in Elwood, Ind. on Dec. 30, 1945 and was the son of James W. and Elizabeth (Chance) Foley. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the United States…

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Beverly J. Pratt

Beverly J. “Jeneanne” Pratt, 84, of Elwood, passed away on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at Elwood Health and Living following a brief illness. She was born May 25, 1936 in Elwood, the daughter of Ralph D. and Margaret (Bohlander) Pratt. Jeneanne was a 1955 graduate of Alexandria High School. She worked as a bar welder…

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Timothy M Runyan

PALM COAST, Fla. – Timothy M Runyan, 74, died peacefully at home in Palm Coast, Fla.,  on Jan. 19, 2021. He was born in Elwood on Sept. 23, 1946. He is survived by his wife, Judy (Cherry) Runyan; daughter,  Jodi VanKirk; two stepsons,  Mike and Kevin Garcia; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and numerous cousins living…

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Robert D. Karel

ANDERSON – Robert D. “John” Karel, 88, formerly of Alexandria, passed away  Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021 at IU Health-Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis following an extended illness. He was born on Feb. 19, 1932 in Anderson to Robert and Helen (Roberts) Karel Canada. He was a graduate of Anderson High School with the Class of 1951.…

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Stephen A. Deering

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. – On Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, Stephen A. Deering, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away at the age of 70. He was born in Elwood on Sept. 11, 1950 and graduated from Tipton High School. He attended Indiana University in Kokomo and Bloomington, Roosevelt University in Chicago and University of Phoenix…

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